05. Balloon Angioplasty
The balloon catheter is inserted into the guiding catheter and moved to the infected area.
The balloon is inflated, compressing the plaque against the artery wall.
Once the artery has been sufficiently expanded, the balloon catheter will be deflated and removed.
Information presented in this Patient Healthcare Guide is for educational purposes only and is not intended to diagnose, treat, or prevent disease, and should not be used in place of a visit to your doctor or healthcare provider. Discuss this information with your physician or healthcare provider to determine what is right for you.